Michelle N

12 Added | 5 Magazines | 1 Follower | @michxnguyen | Keep up with Michelle N on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “Michelle N”

Manufacturers plan to limit blinds with cords to prevent child deaths

National<p>Manufacturers plan to limit blinds with cords<p>Children's injuries and deaths from window blinds have not stalled despite decades of safety concerns, according to a new U.S. study that recommends a ban on blinds with cords.<p>Nearly 17,000 young children were hurt by window blinds between 1990 …

Wake Forest University

Costco pulls Pekkle baby PJs from stores after complaint that child was scratched

Costco has pulled Pekkle infant sleepwear from its Canadian stores. The move follows a complaint from a parent that a child's skin was scratched by a …

Canada

Skip the Beaches and Hit the Streets: A Crawl of Da Nang's Amazing Street Food

The first stop of the night doesn't look like much.<p>Summer and I are on the side of the road in Da Nang, and like many of the narrow, motorbike-clogged back streets of the city, the cacophony of sights and sounds near-indecipherable to foreigners all blur together. But good food is to come, I'm …

The inexpensive go-to that can take your decor from fine to fabulous

You might not remember much from the 2004 film <i>Along Came Polly</i> except, perhaps, the image of Ben Stiller stabbing his wife's theatrical tableau of throw pillows with a carving knife. Few household items provoke ire quite like those ubiquitous bundles of foam, and they're not going away any time …

ELLE DECOR

Dip-Dyed Baskets

When dipped in paint, rustic baskets become thoroughly modern carryalls that look as if they came straight out of a design shop.

Paper Flowers - Design Crush

PHOTOS: THUSS+FARRELL<p>I’d love to receive a bouquet of these, paper flowers don’t die! (via Shiny Squirrel)<p>Posted In create, paper

comments

It’s no secret I love flowers – in my apartment, on my desk, or as a pattern on my dress. Pressing fresh flowers is a great way to preserve their natural beauty, and by decorating your phone case with them, you can showcase their vivid colors and add a little touch of nature to an otherwise …

Tutorial: 30-minute tube skirt

Ashley from Make It and Love It shows how to make a simple stretch knit tube skirt. It has a wide (2″) elastic waistband that’s enclosed in a casing. …

This Is What Happens To Your Body When You Exercise

Whether you do it to lose weight, to reach a fitness goal or -- dare we say it? -- just for fun, exercise <i>changes</i> you.<p>There's the red face and the sweating, the pounding heart and pumping lungs, the boost to your alertness and mood, the previously nonexistent urges to talk about nothing but splits …

Relationships: The power of the introvert

"Did you go out today?" asks my boyfriend after a long day at the office. It suddenly occurs to me that I am still in my pyjamas, working on my …